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India vs New Zealand: Virat Kohli, Jasprit Bumrah only human, Shardul Thakur running out of time and other key takeaways from ODI series
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India vs New Zealand: Virat Kohli, Jasprit Bumrah only human, Shardul Thakur running out of time and other key takeaways from ODI series

India’s tour of New Zealand will enter its final leg a two-match Test series with honours even after two entirely one-sided contests, as the hosts redeemed themselves from a 5-0 pasting in the T20Is with a 3-0 sweep of the ODIs

India vs New Zealand: KL Rahul's ton goes in vain as Black Caps beat visitors by five wickets in third ODI, complete 3-0 sweep
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India vs New Zealand: KL Rahul's ton goes in vain as Black Caps beat visitors by five wickets in third ODI, complete 3-0 sweep

Colin de Grandhomme (58) and Tom Latham (32), though, took their side past the finish line with an unbeaten 80-run partnership.

India vs New Zealand: Henry Nicholls heaps praise on Ross Taylor, Tom Latham for pulling off hosts' highest run chase in ODIs
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India vs New Zealand: Henry Nicholls heaps praise on Ross Taylor, Tom Latham for pulling off hosts' highest run chase in ODIs

New Zealand batsman Henry Nicholls said the ODI squad did not carry the baggage of the T20I side which was blanked by India and that reflected in its highest run chase in 50-over cricket.

India vs New Zealand: Ross Taylor goes big in an innings that may reverberate well beyond the Seddon Park fence
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India vs New Zealand: Ross Taylor goes big in an innings that may reverberate well beyond the Seddon Park fence

The effect of Ross Taylor’s continued good form has been that there is now a hero for young Pacific Island cricketers

India vs New Zealand: Ross Taylor credits his 'experienced' ODI side for overcoming pressure situations in Hamilton win
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India vs New Zealand: Ross Taylor credits his 'experienced' ODI side for overcoming pressure situations in Hamilton win

New Zealand batsman Ross Taylor on Sunday said their ODI side can deal with pressure situations a lot better than the Twenty20 side and that precisely is the reason they could knock down a big target in the series-opener.

Australia vs New Zealand: Batsman Tom Latham adds to Kiwis' ever-growing injury list after X-ray confirms broken finger
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Australia vs New Zealand: Batsman Tom Latham adds to Kiwis' ever-growing injury list after X-ray confirms broken finger

Latham, who led the team in the absence of the ill Kane Williamson in the 279-run loss that completed a 3-0 series whitewash by the Australians, is expected to be out of action for four weeks

Outplayed in Australia, New Zealand look to learn from experience and bounce back at home against India
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Outplayed in Australia, New Zealand look to learn from experience and bounce back at home against India

Tom Latham said there was no time for recriminations with Virat Kohli’s India on their way to New Zealand for Tests in Wellington and Christchurch at the end of next month.

Australia vs New Zealand: Glenn Phillips called in as batting cover for ailing Kane Williamson, Henry Nicholls ahead of SCG Test
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Australia vs New Zealand: Glenn Phillips called in as batting cover for ailing Kane Williamson, Henry Nicholls ahead of SCG Test

Kiwi coach Gary Stead stressed Phillips’ inclusion was precautionary and they were still hopeful both sick players would be fit.

Australia vs New Zealand: Kane Williamson, Henry Nicholls' fitness major concern for Kiwis ahead of third Test after they miss training again
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Australia vs New Zealand: Kane Williamson, Henry Nicholls' fitness major concern for Kiwis ahead of third Test after they miss training again

Tom Latham, who took the captain’s press conference in the absence of Williamson, said left-arm spinner Mitch Santner had also been affected by the bug but he was hopeful all three would be fit to play when the Test got underway on Friday.

Australia vs New Zealand: Kiwis captain Kane Williamson, Henry Nicholls miss training with 'flu symptoms' ahead of third Test
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Australia vs New Zealand: Kiwis captain Kane Williamson, Henry Nicholls miss training with 'flu symptoms' ahead of third Test

New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson and his team mate Henry Nicholls were sent back to the team hotel with flu symptoms on Wednesday, but the team are confident they will be fit to face Australia in the third Test on Friday.

Australia vs New Zealand: Hosts hint at playing unchanged side in third Test at SCG, coach Justin Langer says 'hard to make changes'
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Australia vs New Zealand: Hosts hint at playing unchanged side in third Test at SCG, coach Justin Langer says 'hard to make changes'

Langer was impressed with Mitchell Swepson's work in the nets on Wednesday, suggesting the legspinner remains in the mix to make his debut on Friday, but wouldn't be drawn on Australia's likely starting side.

Men's Cricket in 2019: From epic World Cup final between England and New Zealand to one-sided Test action, review of the year
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Men's Cricket in 2019: From epic World Cup final between England and New Zealand to one-sided Test action, review of the year

As the curtain comes down on 365 days of further intrigue in this storied sport, let’s take a look back at just how the caravan of men’s cricket unfolded through 2019

Australia vs New Zealand: Hot favourites Tim Paine and Co expected to continue winning run but Kiwis not an 'average' Test side anymore
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Australia vs New Zealand: Hot favourites Tim Paine and Co expected to continue winning run but Kiwis not an 'average' Test side anymore

Home advantage is massive in Test cricket. However, this New Zealand side has started to show an ability to overcome adverse conditions and find a way to be successful.

Australia vs New Zealand: Blackcaps Coach Gary Stead feels Jeet Raval best bet for opener's spot despite poor form
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Australia vs New Zealand: Blackcaps Coach Gary Stead feels Jeet Raval best bet for opener's spot despite poor form

New Zealand coach Gary Stead said Raval was their best option against an Australian pace battery that includes Mitchell Starc, Pat Cummins and Josh Hazlewood

New Zealand vs England: BJ Watling, Mitchell Santner put up dominant display to leave visitors on shaky ground in first Test
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New Zealand vs England: BJ Watling, Mitchell Santner put up dominant display to leave visitors on shaky ground in first Test

Watling became the first New Zealand wicket-keeper to score a Test double century and batted longer than any Kiwi gloveman before him. All-rounder Mitchell Santner added a maiden century and the pair shared a record 261-run seventh wicket partnership which allowed New Zealand to declare after tea at 615-9, 262 ahead on the first innings.

From being born a short trip apart in South Africa to a short trip apart in the antipodes, BJ Watling and Marnus Labuschagne share similar journey to Test success
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From being born a short trip apart in South Africa to a short trip apart in the antipodes, BJ Watling and Marnus Labuschagne share similar journey to Test success

Two players born fairly close together in one country, brought up in foreign lands and both developed the mental strength combined with technical skill to enable them to represent their adopted nations. Both scored big centuries on the same day, just a few hours travel apart.

Highlights, New Zealand vs England, 1st Test, Day 4 at Mount Maunganui, Full cricket score: Watling, Santner give hosts upper hand
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Highlights, New Zealand vs England, 1st Test, Day 4 at Mount Maunganui, Full cricket score: Watling, Santner give hosts upper hand

Follow the score and updates from the fourth day of the first Test between New Zealand and England at the Bay Oval in Mount Maunganui.

New Zealand vs England: Centurion BJ Watling says 'I’m very limited and I try to play how I know works best for me' after third day's play
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New Zealand vs England: Centurion BJ Watling says 'I’m very limited and I try to play how I know works best for me' after third day's play

Watling’s 119 not out was his second successive Test century after he scored 105 not out against Sri Lanka in August, making him the first New Zealand wicket-keeper to score back-to-back centuries.

New Zealand vs England: Unflinching BJ Watling hits century to put Kiwis in driver's seat on third day of first Test
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New Zealand vs England: Unflinching BJ Watling hits century to put Kiwis in driver's seat on third day of first Test

Watling batted throughout the third day and was 119 not out at stumps when New Zealand was 394-6 in reply to England's first innings of 353.

New Zealand vs England Highlights, 1st Test Day 3 at Mount Maunganui, full scorecard: BJ Watling scores ton, New Zealand lead by 41 runs
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New Zealand vs England Highlights, 1st Test Day 3 at Mount Maunganui, full scorecard: BJ Watling scores ton, New Zealand lead by 41 runs

Complete scorecard and updates from Day 3 of the first Test between New Zealand and England at Mount Maunganui.